Pappoose
Pappoose \Pap*poose"\, n. Same as {Papoose}. [1913 Webster]

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  • pappoose — noun an American Indian infant • Syn: ↑papoose • Hypernyms: ↑baby, ↑babe, ↑infant * * * noun see papoose * * * pappoose, pappouse variants of papoose …   Useful english dictionary

  • pappoose — pap·poose …   English syllables

  • pappoose root — Cohosh Co hosh, n. (Bot.) A perennial American herb ({Caulophyllum thalictroides}), whose rootstock is used in medicine; also called {pappoose root}. The name is sometimes also given to the {Cimicifuga racemosa}, and to two species of {Act[ae]a} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pappouse — pappoose, pappouse variants of papoose …   Useful english dictionary

  • Caulophyllum thalictroides — Cohosh Co hosh, n. (Bot.) A perennial American herb ({Caulophyllum thalictroides}), whose rootstock is used in medicine; also called {pappoose root}. The name is sometimes also given to the {Cimicifuga racemosa}, and to two species of {Act[ae]a} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cimicifuga racemosa — Cohosh Co hosh, n. (Bot.) A perennial American herb ({Caulophyllum thalictroides}), whose rootstock is used in medicine; also called {pappoose root}. The name is sometimes also given to the {Cimicifuga racemosa}, and to two species of {Act[ae]a} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cohosh — Co hosh, n. (Bot.) A perennial American herb ({Caulophyllum thalictroides}), whose rootstock is used in medicine; also called {pappoose root}. The name is sometimes also given to the {Cimicifuga racemosa}, and to two species of {Act[ae]a}, plants …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Parole (horse) — Thoroughbred racehorse infobox horsename = Parole caption = sire = Leamington grandsire = Faugh a Ballagh dam = Maiden damsire = Lexington sex = Gelding foaled = 1873 country = United States flagicon|USA colour = Brown breeder = Pierre Lorillard… …   Wikipedia

  • papoose — /pa poohs , peuh /, n. a North American Indian baby or young child. Also, pappoose. [1625 35, Amer.; < Narragansett (E sp.) papoòs baby, or Massachusett (E sp.) pappouse] * * * …   Universalium

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